A Squirrel Created Anarchy At A Baseball Playoff Game Last Night

The Cardinals beat the Phillies 5-3 last night, forcing a Game 5 tomorrow in Philly.

But the big story was the squirrel who scurried past homeplate and created chaos in the fifth inning.

There was a brief delay as the Phillies complained that the umpire was too distracted by the squirrel to realise that Roy Oswalt’s pitch was right down the middle.

The squirrel made a brief cameo in Game 3 when he scampered through leftfield. But last night’s appearance was more substantive.

Here’s the video:

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